Category: Desserts

Almond Chai Cupcakes with Vanilla Icing ( gluten-free)

Almond Chai Cupcakes with Vanilla Icing ( gluten-free)

[ 1 ] July 11, 2014 |

Coconut flour and coconut oil will work wonders for anyone trying to follow the Paleo Diet.I have been using more of the coconut flour and coconut oil recently. Some of my clients are trying to follow the Paleo lifestyle. I love the flavor and the texture. These cupcakes turned out so moist and tender, anyone […]

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Berry Pound Cake

Berry Pound Cake

[ 0 ] June 7, 2014 |

I just had a craving for a one of my favorite desserts.  This Berry Pound Cake is light, moist and so tender. This delightful pound cake is packed with berries and tastes  like heaven. The Butter and eggs should be the first ingredients prepared , so they have a chance to stand at room temperature […]

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Applesauce Bundt Cake with Pecan Swirl

Applesauce Bundt Cake with Pecan Swirl

[ 4 ] February 14, 2014 |

With this decorative shape, a Bundt cake doesn’t require fussy finishing techniques. Simple, delicious without any complicated steps. This applesauce Bundt cake with pecan swirl tastes every bit as good at its looks. The pecan swirl gives some richness to the cake. The addition of the applesauce and yogurt, make the cake moist and tender. […]

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Guilt-Free Avocado Zucchini Bread

Guilt-Free Avocado Zucchini Bread

[ 7 ] February 5, 2014 |

Avocado is a staple in my kitchen. This green fruit makes a good addition to baked goods, so I’ve come up with this recipe for Guilt-Free Avocado Zucchini Bread. If you are trying to eat healthier, avocado is a must-have addition to your clean eating habits. With its good fat and healthy properties—not to mention […]

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Chocolate Chia Seed Pudding

Chocolate Chia Seed Pudding

[ 7 ] January 26, 2014 |

Honestly, this is one of the easiest desserts and healthiest breakfasts you can make. This Chocolate Chia Seed Pudding is simple and nutritious. If you aren’t familiar with chia seeds, chia has been called “the miracle seed”. It’s truly a superfood, tiny in size but packed with power. Chia seeds are loaded with antioxidants, vitamins, […]

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Skinny Apple Bread in a Jar

Skinny Apple Bread in a Jar

[ 10 ] January 18, 2014 |

These Apple Breads are wonderful and packed with goodies. They make ideal gifts and have such a pretty presentation! This is my second recipe using Mason jars. I learned my lesson the first time after filling the jars too high allowing the bread to overflow. Now I fill the jar only ½ way full. These […]

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Gingerbread Loaf with Lemon Glaze

Gingerbread Loaf with Lemon Glaze

[ 11 ] December 23, 2013 |

When it comes to baking, the Holiday season is my favorite time of the year. I am craving for the spicy and sweet  flavor of ginger, cinnamon, cloves and nutmeg. This gingerbread loaf has all my favorite  flavors. This aromatic, spice-filled gingerbread loaf  is even better  the next day.   Make this easy and delicious low […]

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Lemon-Glazed Eggnog Loaf

Lemon-Glazed Eggnog Loaf

[ 6 ] December 21, 2013 |

Few days ago, I made some Eggnog Cookies and they were delightful. I got carried away when grocery shopping  and I bought too much Eggnog! But, no problem, this week, I am baking and guess What ? I just made a lemon-glazed eggnog loaf. A fragrant, festive touch to any holiday celebration, this amazing  eggnog bread […]

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Fresh Cranberry Oatmeal Bars

Fresh Cranberry Oatmeal Bars

[ 8 ] December 4, 2013 |

We all have our weakness, don’t we? Confession time: my weaknesses are bars and cookies. And when it comes to this particular weakness, what’s better than homemade? These fresh cranberries oatmeal bars are divine. Seriously. And not only that, they have all the wholesome ingredients that I love. This time of the year, the grocery […]

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Apple Baklava (gluten-free)

Apple Baklava (gluten-free)

[ 3 ] November 6, 2013 |

Baklava is a traditional Greek dessert prepared with many layers of  phyllo dough, separated with melted butter, chopped  nuts (traditionally, walnuts and pistachios), honey, and cinnamon. It’s rich and sweet, but it’s amazingly delicious. Apples are everywhere at the moment. I love this time of the year as there are so many to choose from! […]

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Very Berry Almond Quinoa Crisp

Very Berry Almond Quinoa Crisp

[ 7 ] November 5, 2013 |

It’s hard to resist to a good fruit crisp, and now you can make it healthier and gluten free with our star ingredient—quinoa. Right out of the oven my Very Berry Almond Quinoa Crisp was just what I hoped for…juicy, sweet, and crunchy. Fruit crisps are sometimes called a “crumble” and similar to a “buckler” […]

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Baked Mini Pumpkin Donuts

Baked Mini Pumpkin Donuts

[ 4 ] November 1, 2013 |

It’s fall, the pumpkin patches are full, and these tiny baby Baked Mini Pumpkin Donuts are the perfect on-the-go breakfast for a crisp, autumn day. Even if you live in Florida and crisp days are just a memory, these donuts are the best. But I remember the fall in Quebec, and nothing complements a chill […]

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Slow Cooker Applesauce #SundaySupper

Slow Cooker Applesauce #SundaySupper

[ 40 ] October 20, 2013 |

It’s the time of the year when apples taste so good, and the variety and crisp texture are spectacular. When I found out about this week’s Sunday Supper  theme “Sauce it up,” I knew exactly which recipe to choose. Nothing beats homemade apple sauce. If you’ve never tried it, it’s seriously time because this is […]

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Pumpkin and Berry Muffins

Pumpkin and Berry Muffins

[ 0 ] October 19, 2013 |

  These  pumpkin and berry muffins are  pleasantly spiced. Although there are no eggs or  butter  the muffins are fluffy and have the right amount of lightness. Fall is here. I don’t bake much in the summer; it’s  too hot in Florida. But when comes October, the weather cools down a little bit and we can finally open the windows […]

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Olive Oil Pumpkin Bread

Olive Oil Pumpkin Bread

[ 4 ] October 12, 2013 |

It’s that time of the year again when everything pumpkin seems to taste awesome. This Olive Oil Pumpkin Bread recipe is no exception. It’s a moist, tender bread with a rich pumpkin color. It reminds me of everything I love about fall. Every fall, I feel the urge to bake. Summers can be so hot […]

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Banana Bread in a Jar

Banana Bread in a Jar

[ 3 ] September 12, 2013 |

Baking in mason jars is very popular  right now. Cakes, Breads, Cupcakes, Cheesecakes, and so on, there is no limit. I love the idea of having individual servings so I baked mine in 8 ounce mason jars. You’ll want to make sure to  spray them well with cooking spray so the banana bread easily comes […]

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